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David Averel ROBERTS

Regimental number3415
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationWell-borer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFather, Thomas Roberts, 126 Alma lane, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXVIII, Row D, Grave No. 21), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary ROBERTS, 126 Alma Lane, Rockhampton, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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